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Twitter data stream collected following seven Washington Post news alerts:

06:33 PM EDT Wednesday, April 28, 2010

After Republicans had blocked three earlier efforts to bring the bill to the Senate floor, GOP senators say they will now seek to make changes in the legislation during the formal debate.

02:43 PM EDT Thursday, May 20, 2010

Senate votes to finish debating a bill to rewrite the nation's financial regulations, paving the way for a final vote on the landmark legislation.

08:45 PM EDT Thursday, May 20, 2010

The Senate approved new, far-reaching financial rules on Thursday aimed at reining in the risky behaviors and regulatory failures that brought the economy to the brink of collapse two years ago and cost millions of Americans their jobs and savings.

05:44 AM EDT Friday, June 25, 2010

House and Senate leaders approve a compromise version of historic legislation to rewrite regulations governing the nation's financial system.

06:55 PM EDT Wednesday, June 30, 2010

The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly passed far-reaching new financial regulations, but Senate leaders postponed a similar vote on the bill, preventing the landmark legislation from reaching President Obama’s desk until at least mid-July.

02:49 PM EDT Thursday, July 15, 2010

In a 60 to 39 vote, the Senate approved landmark financial overhaul legislation. The bill now awaits President Obama's signature.

11:34 AM EDT Wednesday, July 21, 2010

President Obama signed into law a bill that will reshape oversight of the U.S. financial industry.

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